The Resource Transport and trade

Transport and trade

Label
Transport and trade
Title
Transport and trade
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Summary
Methods of crossing water - natural bridge (Endeavour River); inability to swim (Burke & Georgina Rivers), method of swimming (Cape Bedford, Cooktown, Princess Charlotte Bay); use of floating logs (Keppel Island, Mitchell River); log rafts (Tully, Wellesley Islands); bark canoes (Batavia Archer River - Cardwell, Tully River & Pennefather River); names of different parts of single sheet bark canoes given for Nggerikudi and Mallanpara tribes; three-sheet type used by Tarumbal (Fitzroy River); dug-outs of Papuan origin (Endeavour River, Batavia River); outriggers between Flinders and Endeavour Rivers, names given for different parts of dug-outs - Nggerikudi & Kokoyimidir, use of paddles; note on Brisbane canoes; detailed account of each type of transport; trade & barter - lists manufactures traded between groups - Bloomfield River, Princess Charlotte Bay, Normanby River (Koko-Rarmul to Koko-wara) Endeavour River, Laura River, Cape Bedford, Flinders River, Cairns, Kuranda, Cape Grafton, Tully River, Pennefather River
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1861?-1933
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Roth, Walter Edmund
Label
Transport and trade
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Publication
Control code
M0051227
System control number
0073430
Label
Transport and trade
Publication
Control code
M0051227
System control number
0073430

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